opatch apply Command Result Messages 'After skipping patches with missing components, there are no patches to apply'

(Doc ID 2392542.1)

Last updated on MAY 02, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.0.1 to 12.2.0.1 [Release 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In a new installation of 12.2.0.1 Grid Infrastructure under Oracle Linux 7.4 or RedHat Enterprise Linux 7.4, patch 26247490 required to be applied, before running root.sh, for supporting ACFS as per note 1369107.1. 

roothas_2018-01-03_03-08-22PM.log under <ORACLE_BASE>/crsdata/<node name>/crsconfig location:

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2018-01-03 15:10:29: Executing cmd: /opt/oracle/gi/product/gi_12.2.0.1/bin/acfsroot install -t2
2018-01-03 15:11:34: Command output:
> ACFS-9176: Entering 'get ora home'
> ACFS-9500: Location of Oracle Home is '/opt/oracle/gi/product/gi_12.2.0.1' as determined from the internal configuration data
> ACFS-9182: Variable 'ORACLE_HOME' has value '/opt/oracle/gi/product/gi_12.2.0.1'
> ACFS-9177: Return from 'get ora home'
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> ACFS-9154: Loading 'oracleoks.ko' driver.
> modprobe: ERROR: could not insert 'oracleoks': Unknown symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg) <<<<<<< HERE
> ACFS-9109: oracleoks.ko driver failed to load.
> ACFS-9178: Return code = USM_FAIL
> ACFS-9177: Return from 'ld usm drvs'
> ACFS-9428: Failed to load ADVM/ACFS drivers. A system reboot is recommended.
> ACFS-9310: ADVM/ACFS installation failed. <<<<<<<<< HERE
> ACFS-9178: Return code = USM_REBOOT_RECOMMENDED
> ACFS-9177: Return from 'install'
> ACFS-9176: Entering 'acroot ex'
> ACFS-9178: Return code = 3
> ACFS-9177: Return from 'acroot ex'
>End Command output

However when the patch is applied using opatch, you may encounter below error result:

Changes

Applying a ACFS related fix before running root scripts.

Cause

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